Arsene Wenger was asked whether he was in the market for a new defensive midfielder on Thursday, he replied to the press “We are not against that, no.”
With Mikel Arteta injured for two weeks the Gunners
1. William Carvalho
Arsenal could still sign Portugal youngster William Carvalho, with rumours resurfacing over a potential summer switch to London. Lisbon are ready to sell so a deal could happen.
Last week we brought you the news that Arsenal had tabled a €30million bid for William Carvalho according to OJogo. The report stated that the bid was rejected as Lisbon wanted closer to his €45million (£35million) release clause and more money upfront. More recently Record reported that the player had been put on the market as his club Sporting Lisbon are looking to raise funds. Use the page numbers below to see the other two midfielders Arsenal could sign.